"Holiday on Holiday"
A Tribute To Lady Day
TK Blue - Saxophone
Elias Bailey - Bass
Smoke Jazz & Supper Club
(between 105 and 106 Sts)
New York, New York 10025
3 Shows: 7, 9, and 10:30 PM
is well studied, as she seeks to continue the tradition of jazz women who sing the
blues, a style that, in my observation, has become a lost art among vocalists. I
hear the humor of Helen Humes, the soul of Ernestine Anderson, the warm timbre of
Mary Stallings and story telling of Marlena Shaw. But, make no mistake, what
we hear is pure Cynthia Holiday."
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